Mennonites Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Man suing Holdeman Mennonite Church over sex abuse claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Clayton Peaster is suing the local and national church of the Holdeman Mennonites. The Holdeman Mennonites have a policy to bring wrongdoings forward to church leaders before authorities, and these church leaders are not trained in dealing with sexual abuse victims or children.

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  2. Goshen's self-described platypusRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | The Goshen College Record

    ... learning about the Mennonite faith," he said. "Most denominations have one or two things figured out about God. Mennonites have figured out community, service and singing." He feels that the Episcopalian Church is more focused on meditative worship, ...

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  3. Renewing Mennonite communal worshipRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2009 | Will.Whim

    ... worship. But other models are available. One is reclamation: reclaiming the a cappella heritage of European Mennonites and African-American heritages of camp meeting music, "Dr. Watt's music" and spirituals. Another is engaging with contemporary ...

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  4. Dahlia Garden Club meetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Gilmer Mirror

    The Dahlia Garden Club met January 13, 2016 in the sunroom of hostess Betty Slocum. The meeting was called to order by an invocation and the Pledge of Allegiance to the United States flag and the flag of Texas.

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  5. Coffee talks in February at The ReachRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    On Feb. 10, docent Lillian Toews leads a tour of the new Mennonite Heritage Museum. Participants are asked to meet at 1818 Clearbrook Rd. The museum's permanent exhibit hall illustrates the story of the Mennonites over 500 years, beginning with the Anabaptists of the 16th century.

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  6. Rio Grande Valley Mennonite Relief Sale on Feb. 12Read the original story

    Feb 7, 2016 | TheMonitor.com

    When Mennonites in the Valley throw a community event, traditional quilts, handmade crafts and smells of Mexican cooking are bound to draw a crowd. And in Mennonite fashion, it will all be for a cause.

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  7. New Manitoba documentary explores humour in Mennonite cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | CBC News

    ... heritage. The film is directed by Winnipeg's Orlando Braun. Falk spoke to CBC about the film, Manitoba's Mennonites and the humour that he says runs through the culture. I've been doing comedy for 10 years now so people come up to me with ideas all ...

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  8. Amish population - thriving' in northern IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | The Bluffton News Banner

    ... County, Ohio. Menno-Hof is a non-profit visitor center with information about the faith and life of Amish and Mennonites. (Photo courtesy Menno-Hof) It is also the state's oldest Amish community, dating to the 1840s when families in pursuit of more ...

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  9. Renewing Mennonite communal worshipRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2009 | Will.Whim

    ... worship. But other models are available. One is reclamation: reclaiming the a cappella heritage of European Mennonites and African-American heritages of camp meeting music, "Dr. Watt's music" and spirituals. Another is engaging with contemporary ...

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  10. Renewing Mennonite communal worshipRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2009 | Will.Whim

    ... worship. But other models are available. One is reclamation: reclaiming the a cappella heritage of European Mennonites and African-American heritages of camp meeting music, "Dr. Watt's music" and spirituals. Another is engaging with contemporary ...

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  11. Mennonite families looking to move to P.E.I.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | The Guardian

    Allan Weeks, the owner of Allan Weeks Real Estate Co., said there's a number of Mennonite families looking at purchasing farms in P.E.I., largely focusing on Queens County and part of southern Kings County. The relocation of Mennonites from southern Ontario to P.E.I. may also bring a big benefit to the province's beef industry, says realtor Allan Weeks.

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  12. Mennonite Heritage Museum opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... including Premier Christy Clark, and many others during the museum's opening. Redekop said it is important for Mennonites to see what their ancestors went through to get to the Fraser Valley. "It's very important. Our faith story started in 1520 and ...

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  13. A very Raber Christmas in Ohioa s Amish countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Editor's Note: The Amish are just one group of "Plain people" who call the USA home. But there are also Mennonites and Hutterites and then there is the Brethren Church.

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  14. Phillip Lee HeadingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    Phillip Lee Headings, 80, died Jan. 15, 2016. He was born Nov. 6, 1935, the son of Levi and Mary Headings.

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  15. Corinna Wollf explores Metis and Mennonite heritage through artRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | CBC News

    ... Garneau, and I'm using that visual aesthetic to explore my own identity," she said. "On the Mennonite side, the Mennonites have their own visual aesthetic," she said. "They have quilting, incredible woodwork - lots of things that I can incorporate ...

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  16. Inside a Remote Russian Mennonite VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | TIME.com

    ... relationship with members of the community and the barriers, fears and hopes they carry for one another. Russian Mennonites are descendants of German-Dutch Anabaptists who established colonies in the south west of the Russian Empire, present-day ...

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  17. Regina Stoltzfus awarded ICRC's highest honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | The Goshen College Record

    Regine Shandz Stoltzfus receives the Indiana Civil Rights Comission's 2016 Spirit of Justice Award for her social justice work. Photo contributed by Lynelle Leinbach Regina Shands Stoltzfus, professor of peace, justice, and conflict studies, has been awarded the Indiana Civil Rights Commission's 2016 Spirit of Justice Award, the commission's highest honor.

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  18. Welcome to newly arrived familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Prince George Citizen

    ... in the new one are still passed on from generation to generation. This history is part of the reason that Mennonites in particular are so invested in helping refugees around the globe, as their many societies and committees can attest. Thus, despite ...

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  19. Susie Gingrich Reveals but for the Grace of GodRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Press), for which she is now making a new marketing push. "It is very Canadiana and country and educational about Mennonites ," Gingrich says, adding that she uses a pseudonym due to sensitive issues in the book. "It has suspense, romance and ...

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  20. Even the Amish going online to make salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... products, ranging from ground beef and pork to homemade jams and jellies, within a year. Not even the Amish and Mennonites, known for being devout to their faith and for shunning technology, electricity and modern advances that run counter to those ...

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